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ISWA invites you to their webinar

Waste Management & Research: The Latest Findings

About this webinar

This free webinar will focus on the latest research published in the yearly Waste Management & Research (WM&R) Special Issue of September.

During this webinar we will highlight 4 papers, the respective authors will join the webinar to bring you up to speed with their review or research outcomes in a short keynote talk. The articles will be shared with you beforehand and we will be open to receiving questions and have build in time for a Q&A.

We are proud to announce the papers and speakers of this webinar are:

  • Clean C&D waste material cycles through optimized pre-demolition waste audit documentation: A review on building material assessment tools” by Arne Ragossnig
  • Waste Policy Reforms in Developing Countries: A comparative study of India and Brazil” by Alex Pereira
  • Recent evolution of the Informal Recycling Sector (IRS) in Argentina within the “popular economy”: measuring its impact through a case study in Tandil (Buenos Aires)” by Luciano Villalba
  • Restructuring Municipal Solid Waste Management and Governance in Hong Kong: Options and Prospects” by Dao Sun Lee

Waste Management & Research

WM&R is ISWA’s monthly peer reviewed scientific journal that satisfies the growing demand for new and scientific information for reference by waste management professionals in academia, government, industry, planning, engineering, management and operation.

WM&R publishes original research and review articles relating to both the theory and practice of waste management and research. The detailed description, aims and scope of WM&R can be read here.

This webinar is particularly interesting for academics focused on solid waste management as well as people interested in the most recent research in the solid waste management sector.

Hosted by

  • Guest speaker
    Mr. LEE Dao Sun Practising Certified Public Accountant, Master Graduate @ University of Hong Kong

    He is also an experienced green researcher, consultant, and strategist, with specially focusing in the areas of sustainability research, waste-related research, and auditing. He aims to seek opportunities to contribute his profound strategic knowledge and experiences.

  • Guest speaker
    Luciano Villalba Professor @ The National University of the Centre of the Buenos Aires Province

    PhD candidate at the University of Lausanne (Switzerland)

  • Guest speaker
    Nemanja Stanisavljevic Associate Professor @ Faculty of Technical Sciences, University of Novi Sad

  • Guest speaker
    Alexandre Neves M Pereira Teaching Fellow @ Department of International Development, at King’s College London

    Alex holds a PhD in Public Policies and an MBA in Environmental Management. His research explores stakeholders’ participation in environmental policies in developing countries.

  • Guest speaker
    Arne Ragossnig Managing partner @ RM Umweltkonsulenten ZT GmbH

    Member of the advisory board of Palfinger Structural Inspection Gmbh, Owner at ecoconsultants.at, Editor-in-Chief Waste Management & Research


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